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Muhammad Yunus

Change the Mindset, Change the World: Muhammad Yunus – from Professor to Banker to Nobel Peace Prize Winner

I recently had the privilege of sitting in the audience at GA Tech listening to Muhammad Yunus tell the story of how he went from a college professor in Bangladesh to launching the concept of microfinance.  Professor Yunus and the organization he founded, Grameen Bank, were joint recipients of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 for their work in creating a banking system to “create economic and social development from below”. 

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